Friday, February 13, 2015

Happy Birthday to You!

Since February is my birthday month I have to share more birthday cards! Keep a stash of cards handy so you're ready for the next birthday on the calendar!

Happy Birthday to You! card

The cards I share were made for an online workshop I previously taught with Jeri Parks and Linda Dotterer called "Card Boot Camp".

Theme: Birthday                                                 
Card Base: 4.25” x 5.5”

Cardstock (Bazzill)Patterned paper (SEI Dill Blossom Assortment Pack, 24-Papers and 1-Die Cut Sheet ), rub-ons (Heidi Swapp), buttons, jewelry tag, black pen, corner rounder
1.      Cut paper to size.  Adhere or stitch to card.
2.      Add rub-ons to cardstock, trim and round corners.  Mat onto paper and trim closely. Adhere to card.

3.      Adhere three buttons and jewelry tag.

Birthday Wishes card

Theme: Birthday                                                 
Card Base: 4.25” x 5.5”

Patterned paper (Cosmo Cricut - Circa 1934), ribbon, Dymo Organizer Express Embossing Label Maker 3/8 In. X 12 Ft. Black

1.      Cut paper to size and adhere to card base.
2.      Punch letters from paper and adhere to ribbon.  Trim edges and adhere to card.
3.      Prepare label and add to card.

**If you would like to machine stitch on paper, give it a try! Check out my "10 Tips for Stitching on Paper".